Education Cabinet Secretary Prof George Magoha announced the leading student in the 2020 KCPE.

Here's the list of the top students

Mumo Faith Kawii - 433 marks

Wesonga Nanzala- 432

Muriithi Angel Gakenia - 432

Wanyonyi Samuel - 431

Castro Williams - 431

Taurus Chepkemboi Maureen- 431

Kipkirui Abyot - 430

Mwangi Margaret - 429

Chesed Omondi - 429

Kiogora Joyce - 429

Daniel Mboya - 428

Njenga Mwagambo - 428

Jeff Mutugi -428

Polycarp Ombongi - 428

Debra Zawadi - 428

Individual candidate results can be accessed by sending a candidate’s index number followed by the initials KCPE through a Short Message Service (SMS) to 20076.

According to the Ministry of Education, this service will be available immediately after CS Magoha releases the results.

1,179,182 million candidates sat for the exams in 28,460 examination centres countywide. 2,543 candidates who registered for KCPE did not sit the exams. 590,450 (50.07%) of the candidates were boys & 588,742 (49.93%) were girls.

All candidates who sat their KCPE exams will be admitted in Form 1, according to CS Magoha.

He further noted the Isiolo, Vihiga, Meru, Nairobi, Bungoma, Migori among 18 counties that registered more female candidates than their male counterparts.